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A strip of land facing or running along a beach.
Situated along or having direct access to a beach: beachfront hotels; beachfront property.
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situated overlooking the beach: a beachfront villa .
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1. land fronting on a beach.
2. located on or adjacent to a beach.
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Noun1.beachfront - a strip of land running along a beachbeachfront - a strip of land running along a beach
dry land, ground, solid ground, terra firma, earth, land - the solid part of the earth's surface; "the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land"; "the earth shook for several minutes"; "he dropped the logs on the ground"
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[ˈbiːtʃfrʌnt] modif [house, café, shop, hotel] → en front de mer
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Because Punta Engano is a narrow strip of land, all units have a view of the sea from either side, Kho said, adding that the estate will have one of the longest beachfronts in this part of Mactan.
The agriculture chief also discovered that local fishermen are left at the mercy of resort owners who determine whether they will be allowed to unload their catch on resort beachfronts.
The BD19 million development scheme follows directives from His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa to implement projects featuring on the government's work plan, including beachfronts.
The BD19million development scheme follows directives from His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa to implement the projects featuring on the Government's workplan, including beachfronts.
Elsewhere on the site, the infrastructure for four marinas in the complex is now complete while two major beachfronts and resorts are also under way.
"The project is part of the national strategy to upgrade coastlines and promote beachfronts which attract Bahraini families and residents who are looking for relaxation", he said.
Bahrain is planning to increase the length of its beachfronts and the size of greenery in its landscapes nationwide, it was announced.